Recent posts from: GU1C Guaranda 7-27


Glimpsers and the Chocolate Factory


Question of the Day: What does it mean to be poor? Quote of the Day: “Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like Slavery and Apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is manmade and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human...

A Free Day to Remember


Sorry for the late post, we were up late watching a movie together! Friday, August 3rd Question of the day: What does work-life balance mean and what are the expectations of it within your culture? Quote of the day: “Every person need to take one day away. A day in...

Say CHEESE! A day in Salinas


Question of the day: How do your consumer choices affect the ethical decisions of businesses and the global distribution of wealth? Quote of the day: “No enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for...

Let’s Go to Work!


Question of the day: In what ways do you want to live or work more like the people in San Juan de Llullundongo? Hola! Today was our longest and most strenuous day yet, but we made it! We had breakfast on the go as we rode the bus to a small community called San Juan...

Education in Ecuador


“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela Question of the Day: How do limited resources and opportunities affect students’ ability to reach their future potential? After a yummy breakfast at La Estancia, we...

Learning about Indigenous Worldviews


Question of the day: Why is it important to maintain culture and how could some of these philosophies and traditions help to create a better world? Today we went to meet a healer, named Adan Angull, who showed us around his land, and taught us about the different...

Ecuadorian History and Guaranda City Tour Day!


  “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” –George Orwell, author of the book 1984. Hello from the middle of the world! We have been inspired by our first full day in Guaranda, where we...